#009cd8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #009cd8 is composed of 0% red, 61.2% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 27.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 196.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 42.4%. #009cd8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ffff with #0039b1. Closest websafe color is: #0099cc.

    • R 0
    • G 61
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#009cd8 color description : Strong blue.

#009cd8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #009cd8 has RGB values of R:0, G:156, B:216 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 40152.

Hex triplet 009cd8 #009cd8
RGB Decimal 0, 156, 216 rgb(0,156,216)
RGB Percent 0, 61.2, 84.7 rgb(0%,61.2%,84.7%)
CMYK 100, 28, 0, 15
HSL 196.7°, 100, 42.4 hsl(196.7,100%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.7°, 100, 84.7
Web Safe 0099cc #0099cc
CIE-LAB 60.545, -12.681, -40.004
XYZ 24.28, 28.732, 69.228
xyY 0.199, 0.235, 28.732
CIE-LCH 60.545, 41.965, 252.412
CIE-LUV 60.545, -40.412, -61.608
Hunter-Lab 53.603, -12.951, -39.052
Binary 00000000, 10011100, 11011000

Color Schemes with #009cd8

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Alternatives to #009cd8

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#009cd8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #009cd8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#009cd8;}
.background {background-color:#009cd8;}
.border {border:1px solid #009cd8;}

Shades and Tints of #009cd8

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ecfaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #009cd8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #647074 is the less saturated color, while #009cd8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #009cd8 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d7c88 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8395d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7297de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a6b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5397d3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4899db Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00a2bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population